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Real-world opportunities

Take the opportunity to carry out work placements, internships and volunteering with leading employers.

  • Benefit from our links with a wide variety of organisations. Real life case studies, placements and field trips will equip you with the skills and confidence you’ll need in the workplace.
  • Work with major employers and take up opportunities for placements, internships and volunteering.
  • Learn directly from practitioners, service users and carers alongside our well-connected academic team. Be inspired by a range of hands on learning opportunities from small group discussions and expert lectures, to inter-professional conferences.
  • Experience work as a practitioner through our integrated social work placements with statutory, voluntary, and independent organisations throughout the region.

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